FMPD investigates possible drive-by shooting on Polk St.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Gun fire once again rang out in Fort Myers overnight and police are looking for a shooter. Officials say this is a possible drive-by shooting. It happened around ..
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Funeral set for Fla state trooper slain in Haiti

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Funeral arrangements have been made for a Florida Highway Patrol trooper slain in Haiti.    Trooper Jean Barthelus was shot and killed June 8 in Haiti's..
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North Fla. teen drowns in Lake Weir

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

OCKLAWAHA, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida teenager drowned while helping his cousins push a pontoon boat into Lake Weir.    Officials say 19-year-old Toddrick E. Erving..
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Driver smashes head, spits blood at deputies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DELTONA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a central Florida man suspected of drunk driving smashed his own face and spit blood at deputies after they used a stun gun on him.  ..
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Obama regains small lead over Romney in Florida

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Supported by the coalition of voters that catapulted him to the presidency four years ago, Barack Obama has regained a small lead over challenger Mitt Romn..
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Sinkhole devours half of home in Hudson

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

HUDSON, Fla. (AP) - A giant sinkhole swallowed the back half of a Tampa Bay area home and is threatening nearby homes.    Homeowner Susan Minutillo says she returned..
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Video shows Zimmerman's account of fatal fight

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A newly released video shows Florida neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman at the scene of Trayvon Martin's fatal shooting a day later giving police a ..
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Skateboarders take over for a day in Naples

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

NAPLES, Fla. - Skaters are inviting you to join them at The Edge Johnny Nocera Skatepark at Fleischmann Park in Naples on Thursday, June 21 for Go Skateboarding Day 2012.  The..
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Friends, family say some shooting victims had ties

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

FORT MYERS, Fla. - There have been 12 homicides in Fort Myers this year, and many are still unsolved. Since the latest shootings, WINK News has heard from families and friends of t..
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Harry Chapin looking for volunteers in Collier County

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla -- The Harry Chapin Food Bank is looking for more volunteers to help out in Collier County. The food back received a grant last year from the Naples Children & Educ..
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Sex offender found working near Naples summer camp

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - A registered sex offender, hired to do construction on a Naples community pool, is raising eyebrows from neighbors nearby. The River Park pool is right next door to t..
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Residents react to Gulf Stream Isles shooting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kristen Skovira

FT. MYERS, Fla. - The recent crime at Gulf Stream Isles had one woman expressing her fears through signs asking for peace.  But believe it or not, other residents ar..
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Local realtor says 'House Hunters' isn't fake

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- There's a lot of buzz going around about the HGTV show "House Hunters," after a former participant says the show is fake. But a local realtor who was on the show ..
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Report about Colonial Blvd. shooting released

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

FORT MYERS, Fla. - "It is very tragic. I feel for the familly," said the owner of Beller's Salon and Spa, Kathy Beller.  Her business sits a few feet away from where..
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Flight with unresponsive woman diverts to Colo.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A Delta Air Lines flight from Detroit to Phoenix unexpectedly landed in Colorado Springs, Colo., after a woman on board became unresponsive. She was ..
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Dogs from hoarding case find new homes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- It was standing room only at the Suncoast Humane Society on Wednesday. Families came from all over to get a chance to adopt one of eight animals seized in a record..
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Ft. Myers teen busted for carrying loaded firearm

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police say a late night traffic stop halted what could have been a retaliation shooting. Officers seized the weapon shown in the video Tuesday night, a..
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Lehigh woman pleads guilty to conspiracy and fraud charges

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Barbara M. Diaz, 37, of Lehigh Acres, pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and nine counts of wire fraud. Diaz faces a maximum penalty of 3..
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Detectives investigate a death in North Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death at the AutoZone on Bayshore Rd. in North Fort Myers. A woman with injuries was found in the parking..
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Collier detectives investigating foreclosure rental fraud

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's Office's Organized Crime Bureau is investigating a rental scam ring, focusing on foreclosures.21-year-old Yoandry Leiva was first arr..
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